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Feeding Fundamentals: Milk from Grass

Enrol on this course

Price: £300.00

Who simply MUST attend?

  • />< Any vet wanting to develop their nutrition skills with dairy farms who graze their cows and especially any vet looking to engage with seasonal extensive dairy farmers.

    What is Different About This Course?
  • This course is based on farm and develops attendees practical skills on the day.

    What Changes Can Delegates Expect As A Result Of The Course?
  • Confidence to objectively consider the role of grazing in the dairy cow diet and to understand the framework underpinning pastoral dairy systems.

    What Are the Likely Benefits to The Business?
  • The ability to offer a proactive service to extensive dairy farmers who are not always as veterinary focused as more intensive clients. The ability to add value to all dairy clients who graze cows and to investigate better dietary issues on these farms.

    Objectives of the course are to enable delegates to
  • Plan and assess grazing for a dairy herd
  • Understand the method behind the management of grazing as the season progresses
  • Measure and monitor grass growth and utilisation
  • Map this seasonal system to proactive veterinary involvement

    Additional Info


    Cost (inc. VAT): £300.00
    Trainer: Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS
    Date: 23 May 2018
    Start Time: TBA
    Duration: TBA
    Address: TBA

    Important Information: We have recently updated our Cancellation Policy. If you have any other questions please get in touch.